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  • Recipe: Coca-Cola Cake

    A few months ago a co-worker asked if I’d ever made a Coca-Cola cake. I was intrigued. I hadn’t ever even heard of Coca-Cola cake. He suggested that maybe I might like to try making one. (My co-workers are often suggesting I should try different recipes as they usually get the leftovers.) So, when I […]

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  • 7-Layer Taco Dip

    When we moved from our old neighborhood, my amazing friends had a party for us where they made their favorite recipes and then gave me a recipe book with all those recipes inside. They also signed the inside of the recipe book with loving notes. Do they know me or what!? How sweet – right? […]

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  • Mandarin Chicken Salad

    Chicken Mandarin Salad 3 cups diced, cooked chicken (I like to cook one in the crock pot or buy a rotisserie.) 1 cup diced celery 2 Tbsp lemon juice 1 Tbsp minced onion (I use Tastefully Simple Onion Onion.) 1/2 tsp salt 1/3 cup mayonnaise 1 cup seedless grapes (I chop mine in fourths.) 11 […]

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  • Summer is Here!! What to eat?

    Nothing says summer like an ice cream cone. Mmmmmm… However, one cannot live by ice cream alone. Well, I guess you could, but I don’t think you would feel really good after awhile. However, there are certain summer foods that we all LOVE to eat. I thought I’d start gathering some for you. Fun – […]

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  • Crescent Rolls for the Holidays

    I was contacted by My Get Together to host a Pillsbury Crescents “Holiday Entertaining” Recipe Swap. I was excited to host this gathering since I LOVE Pillsbury in general… and crescent rolls..YES PLEASE! We all know crescent rolls are great by themselves, but there are so many other things you can do with them. In […]

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  • Pumpkin Dip

    It’s fall ya’ll!! Well, the calendar says it’s fall. The temperatures in the ATL currently are not supporting that fact. However, we must move on. It is time for pumpkin. We must enjoy the pumpkin in the fall! One of my favorite ways to enjoy the pumpkin – PUMPKIN DIP. That’s right. I said PUMPKIN […]

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  • German Apple Cake

    We had a serious amount of apple goodness going on in the House of Hills this past week. The Princess and I went apple picking last Saturday and came home with a *ahem* few apples to use. One of the things I knew I wanted to make was this German Apple Cake. I found this […]

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  • Crockpot Applesauce

    The Princess and I went apple picking last weekend. We not only had a great time picking the apples, we also got a great deal on huge bags of apples from their store. While I was there, I texted with my mom to see if she wanted some apples to make applesauce. She did and […]